Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Cheatham - Davidson County Line

Marker ID: THC 3A 2
County: Cheatham
Waymark: None


Cheatham County
Established 1856; named in honor of

Edward S. Cheatham.

Speaker of the Senate, Tennessee Legislature, 1855-1861

Davidson County
Established 1783; named in honor of

Brig. Gen. William Lee Davidson

of North Carolina. Distinguished officer in the Revolutionary War. Served with the Army at Valley Forge. Killed in action at Cowan's Ford, North Carolina, 1781.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.